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Re: Suggested edit




On Friday 17 March 2017 16:45:31 Catherine Gramze wrote:
> It is more important to not intimidate the beginner. 

Not, it isn't.  Debian is for experts, or would-be experts, or those who will 
never be experts but like to pretend.

I am so sad that Debian is becoming more and more Ubuntu-ised.  For those who 
want and like Ubuntu, Ubuntu exists.

> We were all a beginner 
> once.

Yes, we were.  And we either managed, had help (I had a lot AND used Libranet 
(an easier true derivative - used Debian sources, but pinned) or used a 
derivative.  

We neither expect nor demand that Windows be installable by all and sundry, 
from scratch, on an empty machine.

Lisi